Thrive! The NCHE Homeschool Conference

 May 25-27, 2017   Winston-Salem, North Carolina 

Twin City Quarter (Benton Convention Center, Embassy Suites & Marriott) 

2017 marks NCHE's 33nd annual conference!

May 25-27, 2017 
Winston-Salem

Register now for Early Bird prices.

The NCHE annual conference serves as a celebration of the multi-faceted face of home education in North Carolina. Our name, Thrive! The NCHE Homeschool Conference, reflects the goal of the NCHE conference and mirrors the NCHE mission "NCHE has a vision for flourishing families and thriving generations in which people remain passionate, curious and actively engaged in their faith and in their learning..."

The conference mission is to:
• Equip and encourage homeschooling families through an abundance of outstanding speakers and workshops
• Connect and equip homeschoolers with quality curriculum resources through our extensive vendor hall
• Connect homeschool families with each other to build relationships and a strong community
• Celebrate our teens and alums through special workshops, fun activities, fellowship, the talent showcase and our state-wide graduation

Current Application

Vendor Application
 

Quotes from Past Attendees
“Thank you, thank you, thank you for a WONDERFUL experience every year! My absolute favorite professional thing to do is attend NCHE conference!!” ~Caroline

This was an amazing trip. The speakers and being able to chat with them, the organization of the whole convention, the Talent Showcase. If there were problems, they were not fretted over for the public to see. Thank you (all) for this opportunity to happen for everyone.”  ~Karen

“Thank you for keeping the conference fee itself affordable!”  ~Caroline

“I depend on the conference to show me something new each year, to get me thinking about something I haven't thought about, or just to find a pearl or two. I really appreciate the wisdom and guidance of those who have finished the journey and those who have perspectives to share at each stage of the journey.”  ~Barbara

“I loved it! I always find it helpful and encouraging.”  ~Sarah

“This conference is such a blessing to me and my family.”  ~Lynette

“My daughter and I really appreciate the college fair. She was able to talk to several schools that she had not considered.”  ~Melissa

“I look forward to the conference each year. It's just the encouragement I need to prepare for another school year!”  ~Christy      

Knowledgeable and Inspiring Speakers

Huge Vendor Hall

Engaging Children's Program

Fun and Educational Teen Activities 

Entertaining Talent Showcase

Other Conference Features:
Regional gatherings
Gatherings for military, special needs and single parent families
State-wide graduation
Mentoring

Parents of Preschoolers free admission program
Support group leaders' luncheon and workshop
College Fair


Thrive! Weekly Give-Aways

Win free conference admission! For the 2017 Thrive! Conference, we will draw a name each week for 10 weeks (March 6-May 8) to win free conference admission. The winners will also receive a special discount card that will give a 30% one-time discount from many of our vendors. The earlier you enter, the more chances you have to win! You do not need to be registered for the conference already to enter. However, if you have already registered, we will refund your registration fee and, if needed, upgrade your pass.

Go to the Drawing Entry Form
Please only one entry per household. We will omit more than one entry from a household.